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Eye Eye Magazine, No 69, October 2008

EDITOR John L. Walters

FREQUENCY Quarterly

FIRST ISSUE 1990 (1990-month)

COMPANY Eye Magazine
Magazine
Ltd.

COUNTRY United Kingdom

BASED IN London
London
, England

LANGUAGE English

WEBSITE eyemagazine.com

ISSN 0960-779X

EYE magazine, the international review of graphic design , is a quarterly print magazine on graphic design and visual culture .

CONTENTS

* 1 History * 2 List of issues * 3 See also * 4 References * 5 Sources * 6 External links

HISTORY

First published in London
London
in 1990, Eye was founded by Rick Poynor , a prolific writer on graphic design and visual communication. Poynor edited the first twenty-four issues (1990-1997). Max Bruinsma was the second editor, editing issues 25–32 (1997–1999), before its current editor John L. Walters took over in 1999. Stephen Coates was art director for issues 1-26, Nick Bell was art director from issues 27-57, and Simon Esterson has been art director since issue 58.

Frequent contributors include Phil Baines, Steven Heller , Steve Hare, Richard Hollis, Robin Kinross , Jan Middendorp, J. Abbott Miller , John O’Reilly, Rick Poynor , Alice Twemlow , Kerry William Purcell , Steve Rigley, Adrian Shaughnessy, David Thompson, Christopher Wilson and many others.

Other contributors have included Nick Bell (creative director from issues 27-57), Gavin Bryars , Anne Burdick , Brendan Dawes, Simon Esterson (art director since issue 58), Malcolm Garrett , Anna Gerber, Jonathan Jones, Emily King , Ellen Lupton , Russell Mills , Quentin Newark, Tom Phillips, Robin Rimbaud , Stefan Sagmeister , Sue Steward, Erik Spiekermann , Teal Triggs, Val Williams and Judith Williamson.

The magazine has had five publishers: Wordsearch, Emap
Emap
, Quantum Publishing, Haymarket Brand Media and Eye Magazine
Magazine
Ltd., formed in April 2008 after a management buyout .

LIST OF ISSUES

Following is a list of issues of Eye. Highlighted issues are special issues on typography.

NUMBER VOLUME DATE (ON SPINE) EDITOR ART DIRECTOR PUBLISHER CONTENTS (BASED ON INFORMATION GIVEN ON SPINE AND BACK COVER)

Eye No. 1 Vol. 1 1990 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Bruno Monguzzi , Television Graphics, Dutch PTT, Blue Note Records Covers, Eckhard Jung, The Cream,

Eye No. 2 Vol. 1 Winter 1991 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Fortune Magazine
Magazine
, Jake Tilson, Jan van Toorn, Alan Fletcher , Typography Germany '90

Eye No. 3 Vol. 1 Spring 1991 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Gerard Unger , Cranbrook Academy of Art
Cranbrook Academy of Art
, Willy Fleckhaus , 8vo , Pierre Bernard

Eye No. 4 Vol. 1 1991 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Robert Brownjohn , Magazine
Magazine
Design, Henryk Tomaszewski , Wolfgang Weingart

Eye No. 5 Vol. 2 1991 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Russell Mills , Grappa, Barbara Kruger
Barbara Kruger
, Design of Money
Money
, Japanese Manga
Manga
, Geof Kern

Eye No. 6 Vol. 2 1992 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Neville Brody , AIDS
AIDS
Posters, Barney Bubbles , Template Gothic, Rick Valicenti

Eye No. 7 Vol. 2 1992 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Emigre , Fluxus
Fluxus
, Digital Revolution in Type, Oz Cooper, Why Not Associates

Eye No. 8 Vol. 2 1993 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Skolos Wedell, RAW Magazine
Magazine
, Quentin Fiore, Sheila Levrant de Bretteville , Post-Modernism
Post-Modernism

Eye No. 9 Vol. 3 1993 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Max Bittrof, Derek Birdsall , Video Packaging, Roman Cieslewicz, Cult of the Ugly

Eye No. 10 Vol. 3 1993 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Vaughan Oliver , Shinro Ohtake, Alexander Liberman
Alexander Liberman
, Alvin Lustig , Edward Wright

Eye No. 11 Vol. 3 1993 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Jeffery Keedy , Word Art, Matthew Carter , FUEL Design , Karel Martens, Experimental Type

Eye No. 12 Vol. 3 1994 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Wordsearch Ltd Malcolm Garrett , Karel Tiege, P. Scott Makela , Gaberbocchus Press , Douglas Brothers

Eye No. 13 Vol. 4 Summer 1994 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Architecture Anthon Beeke, Ladislav Sutnar , Tomato , Design for Society, Perfume Packaging, Irma Boom

Eye No. 14 Vol. 4 Autumn 1994 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Architecture Dan Friedman , Multimedia
Multimedia
, Reverb, Andrzej Klimowski, Underground Matriarchy

Eye No. 15 Vol. 4 Winter 1994 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Architecture Bruce Mau , The Composing Room, Fuse, Mass-Market Style, Jonathan Barnbrook

Eye No. 16 Vol. 4 Spring 1995 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Architecture ECM Records , Katherine McCoy, Massin , Go-Faster Graphics, Ark Magazine, Criticism

Eye No. 17 Vol. 5 Summer 1995 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Architecture Cyan, Peter Saville , Digital Photography , Lucille Tenazas, Advertising
Advertising
, New Dutch Sobriety

Eye No. 18 Vol. 5 Autumn 1995 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Construct Cipe Pineles , Fabien Baron, Style, Erik Spiekermann , Book Covers, Johanna Drucker

Eye No. 19 Vol. 5 Winter 1995 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Construct Studio Dumbar , Brand
Brand
Mythology, Josef Muller-Brockmann , David Crow, Pierre Faucheux

Eye No. 20 Vol. 5 Spring 1996 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Construct Amy Guip, Graphic Authorship, Tibor Kalman , Concrete Poetry , Lars Muller, Fashion

Eye No. 21 Vol. 6 Summer 1996 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Construct Me Company, Annual Reports, Peter Greenaway
Peter Greenaway
, Design for Classical Music, Sue Coe

Eye No. 22 Vol. 6 Autumn 1996 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Construct Cornel Windlin, The Big Idea, Dan Fern, Art Catalogues, The Dumbing-Down of Design

Eye No. 23 Vol. 6 Winter 1996 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Construct David James, W.A. Dwiggins
W.A. Dwiggins
, Edward Fella ’s Sketchbooks, Pierre di Sciullo, Hans-Rudolf Lutz

Eye No. 24 Vol. 6 Spring 1997 Rick Poynor Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Construct Mark Farrow, Uwe Loesch, Babe Culture, Body Modernism, Michael Bierut , Lester Beall
Lester Beall

Eye No. 25 Vol. 7 Summer 1997 Max Bruinsma Stephen Coates Emap
Emap
Construct Paul Elliman , The Aesthetics of Transience, Milton Glaser , Croatia
Croatia
, Willem Sandberg

Eye No. 26 Vol. 7 Autumn 1997 Max Bruinsma Stephen Coates Quantum Publishing Graphic Scores, Gunter Rambow, Web Interfaces, Mieke Gerritzen, Picture Magazines

Eye No. 27 Vol. 7 Spring 1998 Max Bruinsma Nick Bell Quantum Publishing The Endless Library, Funny Garbage , Erik Nitsche , Artists’ Books, Gerard Paris-Clavel

Eye No. 28 Vol. 7 Summer 1998 Max Bruinsma Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Post Tool, The Architectural Review
Architectural Review
, Opaque Icons, Museum of the Ordinary, Wired

Eye No. 29 Vol. 8 Autumn 1998 Max Bruinsma Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Lawrence Weiner , Oliviero Toscani , George Luis, Germano Facetti , Design Is Advertising
Advertising
#1

Eye No. 30 Vol. 8 Winter 1998 Max Bruinsma Nick Bell Quantum Publishing James Victore , General Idea , Terry Jones, Computer Games, Design Is Advertising
Advertising
#2

Eye No. 31 Vol. 8 Spring 1999 Max Bruinsma Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Typographica , Designers in LA, Illustration, Browsers That Think, Adrian Frutiger

Eye No. 32 Vol. 8 Summer 1999 Max Bruinsma Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Piet Schreuders, Pablo Ferro, Muller+Hess, Wittgenstein ’s Typography, Robin Fior

Eye No. 33 Vol. 9 Autumn 1999 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing First Things First 2000 , Pop Music Art, Bob Gill , Type: Static Page and Moving Screen, Punk

Eye No. 34 Vol. 9 Winter 1999 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Public Realm: Road Signs by Kinneir Calvert, Non-Place, Jean Widmer, Surface Wreckage

Eye No. 35 Vol. 9 Spring 2000 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Peter Blake , Complex Simplicity, Sister Corita Kent , Return of the Picture, Makoto Saito

Eye No. 36 Vol. 9 Summer 2000 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Design Publishing, Fernando Gutierrez, Magazines
Magazines
, Lorraine Wild , Underground Press
Underground Press

Eye No. 37 Vol. 10 Autumn 2000 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing John Maeda, Dance Scores, Open-Air Letterforms: Brossa , Subirachs , 8vo , Nigel Grierson

Eye No. 38 Vol. 10 Winter 2000 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Tenth Anniversary, Duchamp /Hamilton , Reduction, Mau , Self Expression/Promotion

Eye No. 39 Vol. 10 Spring 2001 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Graphic Thought Facility , Movie Titles, www.self, No. 17 , Envisaging Soundscapes

Eye No. 40 Vol. 10 Summer 2001 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing The New Yorker
The New Yorker
, Times Classic, Gerard Unger , Digital Type Decade, Why Helvetica
Helvetica
?

Eye No. 41 Vol. 11 Autumn 2001 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Wheel Charts , Mistakes, Graphic Hate, Inspiration, Neville Garrick , Right On!

Eye No. 42 Vol. 11 Winter 2001 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Print & Paper, Day-Glo Mind Blow, Stephen Byram , Uncoated, Alienation Sells!

Eye No. 43 Vol. 11 Spring 2002 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Overprinting, Zuzana Licko , Designing Heroes, The Shape of the Heart, Lolita
Lolita

Eye No. 44 Vol. 11 Summer 2002 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Newspaper
Newspaper
Design, Joe Sacco , Cute Culture, Herbert Spencer , New York Times

Eye No. 45 Vol. 12 Autumn 2002 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Chris Ware , OpenType
OpenType
, Jean-François Porchez , Athens
Athens
, J. Abbott Miller

Eye No. 46 Vol. 12 Winter 2002 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Australian Graphic Design, Inkahoots, Political Posters, Mambo , Stephen Banham

Eye No. 47 Vol. 12 Spring 2003 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Cool Stuff, Hoofdletters , Lists, Overprinting, Maira Kalman

Eye No. 48 Vol. 12 Summer 2003 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Retro-Sexism, Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela
’s Face, Robert Crumb
Robert Crumb
, Racist Mexican Advertising, David King

Eye No. 49 Vol. 13 Autumn 2003 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Laptop Aesthetics, Angela Lorenz, Conference Madness, Mushroom Clouds

Eye No. 50 Vol. 13 Winter 2003 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Typography, Frantisek Storm, Abbar, Marlene McCarty, Comics
Comics
& Art, Marjane Satrapi

Eye No. 51 Vol. 13 Spring 2004 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Michael Light, Photography Books, Walter Pamminger, Palestinian Posters, Stefan Lorant

Eye No. 52 Vol. 13 Summer 2004 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Moire, Ladybird Books , Safety Posters, Health Campaigns, Design in India, Legibility

Eye No. 53 Vol. 14 Autumn 2004 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Brand
Brand
Madness, Identities for Sealand & Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein
, Cal Schenkel , Open, Romek Marber

Eye No. 54 Vol. 14 Winter 2004 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Jonathan Hoefler & Tobias Frere-Jones , Berlin, Excoffon ’s Autograph, Lisbon, Monty Python
Monty Python

Eye No. 55 Vol. 14 Spring 2005 John L. Walters Nick Bell Quantum Publishing Paul Davis, Found Photography , Loving the Internet
Internet
, The Power of Caricature
Caricature
, Copyleft
Copyleft

Eye No. 56 Vol. 14 Summer 2005 John L. Walters Nick Bell Haymarket Ishihara’s Vision Tests, Mexico 68, Brazilian Tags, GDR “Paradise”, Mumbai’s Dabbawallas

Eye No. 57 Vol. 15 Autumn 2005 John L. Walters Nick Bell Haymarket Science & Design, Tokyo TDC, Letterpress , Alan Aldridge & The Beatles , Books for Children

Eye No. 58 Vol. 15 Winter 2005 John L. Walters Nick Bell Haymarket The Decriminalisation of Ornament , Toffe, Custom Type in Sheffield, George Hardie, Blickfang

Eye No. 59 Vol. 15 Spring 2006 John L. Walters Simon Esterson Haymarket Relational Aesthetics , Richard Hollis, Unsung Type Heroes, Cyrus Highsmith, Ads for Lads

Eye No. 60 Vol. 15 Summer 2006 John L. Walters Simon Esterson Haymarket Alex McDowell , Motion Graphics , Jeff Scher, Penrose , Scriptographer

Eye No. 61 Vol. 16 Autumn 2006 John L. Walters Simon Esterson Haymarket Exhibition Design, Magazine
Magazine
Art Direction, Jop van Bennekom, Bazooka, MySpace
MySpace

Eye No. 62 Vol. 16 Winter 2006 John L. Walters Simon Esterson Haymarket Eric Olson

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